DALLAS, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas Monkey Energy announced that they will be sponsoring BMX athlete and 7-time X Games medalist, Morgan Wade, for the next 12 months.
Wade will be competing at the Circuit of the Americas X Games in Austin Texas on June 4th and June 5th, which will be his first official event with the Gas Monkey Energy logo on his helmet and shirt. He will be competing in the BMX Big Air Finals on Saturday, June 4 at 7:15 p.m. CT, and the Big Air Doubles Finals on Sunday, June 5 at 11:00 a.m. CT.
Wade is thrilled to join the Gas Monkey Energy family: "I'm really excited for the opportunity to be a part of a Texas-based company with big things in the works! There's always something rad going on with Gas Monkey all the way across the spectrum, and I'm stoked to be in the family. Let's make some awesome!"
Wade has been competing in the X games since 2003 and in his 16 previous appearances he has taken home two gold medals, four silver medals and one bronze.
About Gas Monkey Energy
Gas Monkey Energy is a high-octane energy drink for true adrenaline junkies. It's fuel for those of you whose passions get you scraped, bruised, burnt or worse, yet it's what you love to do. Soon to be on shelves nationwide, Gas Monkey Energy is available in regular or light and can be purchased by the case online www.gasmonkeyenergy.com
Gas Monkey Energy has an active and growing motorsports program and have sponsored racecars in the Indianapolis 500, the NHRA and IMSA.
About Morgan Wade
The Texan is a 7-time X Games medalist and legend among his peers, who respect his creative eye and willingness to go huge, consequences be damned. Big Air fits his "go big or why bother" philosophy, and he owns the XG record for highest air on the quarterpipe (23'3, set at Barcelona 2013). The 32-year-old new dad of baby boy Kotter Steele Wade is a Krav Maga (self-defense) instructor and active in the firearm industry. He also frequently entertains the troops as part of Bikes Over Baghdad.
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